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Vinyl Lab Week Three

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Vinyl Lab Week Three

The third session in my weekly Vinyl Lab - a distinctly Balearic flavour on this one, still taking in a multitude of sounds and styles! Going through the decades and taking in everything from Indie chill to New Wave to Bossa and World vibes! Link to show on Mixcloud Track list - Eric Gale - Sara Smile Pure Bathing Culture - Gainesville Incredible Shrinking Man - Peculiar Times Yousso N’Dour feat. Peter Gabriel - Sweeping The Leaves Atlas - Simpatia Savage Progress - Heart Begin To Beat Robert Palmer - You Are In My System (Addictions Mix) Michael Cretu - Flying...

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Vinyl Lab Week Two

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Vinyl Lab Week Two

The second session in my new Vinyl Lab sessions, this one taking in cuts far and wide, as is par for the course!   Disco, Bossa Nova, Acid, Downtempo, Jazz Funk, Soul and Afro Beats order of the day here! Link to show on Mixcloud   Full track list below, tune in at my Facebook page, Mondays 1900-2000 GMT   Brian Bennett & Alan Hawkshaw - The Executive Les Masque - Il Faut Tenir Larry Graham & Graham Central Station - Is It Love Lou Hayter - Cherry On Top George Benson - Dinorah Dinorah Chaka - African Rhapsody Pt...

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Vinyl Lab Week One

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Vinyl Lab Week One

This week featuring obscure cuts, new releases, re-issues and more, taking in everything from lovers rock to twisted trip hop, and dreamy Italian house to early disco and Jazz! Unfortunately the mic feed didn't record, hope to rectify this for week two! Link to show on Mixcloud Full track list - Rare Silk - StormDiana Ross - I Am MeAgent Provocateur - Elvis Economics (Les Rythmes Digitales Mix)Compro Oro - RastapopoulosHamilton Bohannon - South Africa ManMaxine Nightingale - Get It Up For LoveKoop - In A HeartbeatAriel - Sea Of Beats (Sparser Mix)Marti Caine - Love The Way You Love MeCalle...

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A Weekly Selection!

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A Weekly Selection!

Something I've wanted to get underway for a while, a regular opportunity to spin new and old found sounds to you fantastic people out there! Nothing heavy, and just an hour long, this will be an insight into the number of musical genres I'm passionate about - Showcasing dug up gems, new releases, obscurities, and forgotten slices of underground sounds.... Starting on a four week run this coming Monday 4th November 2019 1900 - 2000 GMT Broadcast weekly on Facebook Live via the DJ Steve Optix Facebook page and sessions will be uploaded to Mixcloud and YouTube.Tune in at the Steve...

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Looking for a home!

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Looking for a home!

We're looking for a monthly home with which to spin our sounds in. Regular guest DJs, cool and off the beaten track sounds - not your usual run of the mill but supremely accessible aural pleasure! From daytime smooth vibes and Balearic settings to deeper disco, funk, soul and everything in between, all spun on vinyl records. We have our own following - I'd personally call it a mature-ish crowd (!) - and we can make your establishment stand out with something others don't have. Ideally a venue needs to have it's own internal sound system we can plug into,...

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